Atmospheric Integrated Research at University of California, Irvine

Addressing the urgent challenges we face in air and water quality, human health, climate change, as well as green technology through the integration of research, education, and outreach.

Welcome to AirUCI

AirUCI is an Organized Research Unit (ORU) located at the University of California, Irvine. We are a multidisciplinary environmental research team dedicated to understanding and solving issues related to air pollution, climate change, water quality, and green technology — locally and globally — and their effects on human health and well-being.

To achieve these ambitious goals, our world-renowned research group has come together to form an integrated team of researchers, engineers, and health scientists whose focus is to elucidate the fundamental science and impacts of pollution, energy, and climate change and their effects on society and on our planet.

Our award-winning team conducts collaborative, fundamental research into the critical environmental and associated health issues of our time, using cutting-edge technology and scientific and engineering approaches that are state-of-the-art.

Simulations of
Air / Water
Pollution & Climate

Chemistry,
Processes, &
Measurements

Energy Sources
& Pollutant
Emissions

Health
Effects

 

News Flash

Mon, 05/23/2016
AirUCI's Mallory Hinks, graduate student in the Nizkorodov group, has been accepted as a finalist in the 2016 Carbon Slam competition, sponsored by the office of the President of the University...
Thu, 05/05/2016
AirUCI faculty Mike Dennin was interviewed on CNN in a piece about superhero powers on May 5, 2016.  His expertise this field is legendary, due in large part to a popular course he has taught...
Tue, 05/03/2016
AirUCI's Mallory Hinks, graduate student in the Nizkorodov group, has been accepted to compete in the 2016 Carbon Slam, sponsored by the office of the President of the University of California....

Event Announcements

Thu, 05/12/2016
As part of AirUCI's EACCO outreach endeavor, on Thursday, May 12th we will host Dr. Paul Nissenson, assistant professor at Cal Poly Pomona in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.  He...
Tue, 05/24/2016
On Monday, May 24th 2016, AirUCI will once again sponsor the High School Awards Dinner on campus for the Orange County chapter of the American Chemical Society.  Scores of students are honored...
Fri, 05/27/2016
As part of AirUCI's EACCO outreach endeavor, on Friday, May 27th we will host Dr. Armando Rivera-Figueroa, a faculty member at East Los Angeles College and director of their undergraduate program...